Nassau police charge four people for unlawfully dealing with a child

Nassau police charged four people with unlawfully dealing with a child during a Project 21 investigation on Sept. 18.

Franklin Square gets a taste of German wine

The original German Wine Festival, Das Weinfest, visited Franklin Square on Sept. 10.

Balanced Carey tops MacArthur

Carey’s unleashed its wide array of weapons in each of the first two Nassau Conference II football games and the results have been impressive. The Seahawks, the preseason No. 2 seed behind …

How homeowners, tenants can be self-advocates

Purchasing a home can be an exciting yet daunting task — involving, as it does, finding out how to afford a down payment, finance a mortgage and secure approval.

Sewanhaka mascot change due by June 2024

The Sewanhaka school district has hired a consulting firm to rebrand and create a new school mascot.

10 years in Franklin Square: ‘The little Red Mango that could’ on LI

Chris Cianciulli opened his Red Mango shop at 721 Franklin Ave. in Franklin Square back in 2013 — when the popular frozen yogurt franchise was just starting to pick up steam. At the time, there …

A 'sweet' addition to Franklin Square: The Sweet Life Bake Shop celebrates its grand opening

Owners Nicole Minor and Jose Velasquez officially debuted their new bakery The Sweet Life Bake Shop on May 12 and are excited to offer quality desserts to the Franklin Square community. Minor, …


Don’t let money win: Veto this bill

The Greek playwright Euripides and the Dutch philosopher Erasmus had a shared philosophy, and it’s one all of us are familiar with: money talks. Especially in politics.


We honor the fallen, but must not forget our veterans

After our collective pause on Memorial Day to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice, it behooves us to take the next step by renewing our commitment to taking care of veterans right here in Nassau County.

Randi Kreiss

An open letter to my dad on his birthday

I should point out that this is a really open letter, because my dad died four years ago.

Peter King

From a House committee room to the Valbrook Diner

Last week I was at two events that, in very different ways, encapsulated significant aspects of my life. The first was in Washington . . .